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Infant becomes third person to die in Mexico hospital blast
Infant becomes third person to die in Mexico hospital blast

A third person -- an infant -- has died in the gas explosion that destroyed much of a maternity and children's hospital in Mexico City, injuring dozens of people, the capital's health minister said Friday. Armando Ahued said two people, a female nurse and a baby girl only a couple of weeks old, died in the Thursday blast, while the third victim died overnight. Ahued told MVS radio that of the 39 people still hospitalized after the explosion, 18 were listed in critical condition -- half of them babies. One of the critical patients is a baby with burns on 80% of the body who may be transferred to Texas for specialized care, Ahued said. Another is a nurse who refused to leave...

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